PROMOTING HOUSEHOLD ENERGY ACCESS

DECARBONIZING HOMES PROGRAM

This program seeks to promote energy access with clean cooking and lighting solutions to 1000 low-income households and agro-processing women groups in rural and peri-urban areas in Ghana and Africa.

The sub-program is part of our household energy access program aimed at addressing critical energy access challenges in Ghana and Africa. It is estimated that about 73% of rural households depend on solid fuels, charcoal, and firewood using traditional cookstoves for cooking. This contributes to deforestation, high energy expenditure, and climate change as well as indoor air pollution which according to the World Health Organisation (WHO) contributes to the deaths of about 17000 people in Ghana each year including women and children.

The Decarbonizing Homes Sub-Program seeks to reduce indoor air pollution, takes smoke away from households through the distribution of clean cooking solutions for rural and peri-urban households to help health issues associated with indoor air pollution as well as deaths of women and children in Ghana and Africa.

The program uses innovative business and marketing models to ensure that rural cookstoves users have access to improved cookstoves for cooking.

Please scroll below to read more about activities being implemented for the past 5 years and initiatives that have been put in place to scale up clean cooking and fuels technologies for low-income households in Ghana and Africa

ISEES is still seeking for support to help scale up clean cooking technologies for low-income households.

Please Contact us through email info@iseesghana.org / Telephone/whatsapp 00233-248-737439 for partnership and support in achieving this program objective.

You can also visit our programs and project page to donate to support rural women households have access to clean cooking and lighting technologies to improve their lives.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS

Women group leaders in Ga West educated on clean cooking technologies

Educating women in Ga West, Amasaman on cleancookstoves

Women group leaders in Ga West educated on clean cooking technologies
Women in Tema Municipality educated on clean cookstoves and energy technologies

EDUCATING WOMEN IN TEMA

Women in Tema Municipality educated on clean cookstoves and energy technologies
PROMOTING CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES

MARKET DEVELOPMENT

PROMOTING CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES
ISEES engaged in door to door interviews, research to understand energy needs of local communities and develop initiatives to address those needs especially regarding adoption, willingness to pay, technological barriers to access etc

Door to door engagements on energy needs in local communities

ISEES engaged in door to door interviews, research to understand energy needs of local communities and develop initiatives to address those needs especially regarding adoption, willingness to pay, technological barriers to access etc

GALLERY OF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENTS ON CLEAN COOKING